Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 959Primary Sponsor: ShortType of Legislation: GBSubject: Child support payments, report when delinquentResiding Body: HouseComputer Document Number: 959Introduced Date: 19940111Date of Last Amendment: 19940428Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: 19940601Last History Type: Objection by RepresentativeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Short LeventisType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 959 House 19940601 Objection by Representative Scott Whipper White Kennedy Byrd Neal J. Brown 959 House 19940526 Debate adjourned until Tuesday, 19940531 959 House 19940518 Committee Report: Favorable 25 959 House 19940503 Introduced, read first time, 25 referred to Committee 959 Senate 19940429 Read third time, sent to House 959 Senate 19940428 Amended, read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Friday, April 29, 1994 959 Senate 19940427 Committee Report: Favorable 11 with amendment 959 Senate 19940111 Introduced, read first time, 11 referred to Committee 959 Senate 19931220 Prefiled, referred to 11 CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
May 18, 1994
S. Printed 5/18/94--H.
Read the first time May 3, 1994.
To whom was referred a Bill (S. 959), to amend Article 3, Chapter 17, Title 14, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to clerks of court, by adding Section 14-17-375 so as to require the clerks of court to provide reports to consumer reporting agencies, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
JAMES H. HODGES, for Committee.
TO AMEND ARTICLE 3, CHAPTER 17, TITLE 14, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO CLERKS OF COURT, BY ADDING SECTION 14-17-375 SO AS TO REQUIRE THE CLERKS OF COURT TO PROVIDE REPORTS TO CONSUMER REPORTING AGENCIES OF PERSONS DELINQUENT IN CHILD SUPPORT PAYMENTS IN EXCESS OF ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Article 5, Chapter 5, Title 43 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 43-5-585. The department shall provide consumer credit reporting agencies an automated monthly report of obligors in Title IV-D cases who have not made a payment on their child support obligation for two consecutive months.
The department shall establish procedures for notice and an opportunity for a review for obligors who contest the submission to the consumer credit reporting agency. The procedures shall limit the review to a dispute concerning the identity of the obligor or the existence or amount of the arrearage."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect January 1, 1996.